Observations all along the line - Kimball & the Southern Panhandle First

Friends and Neighbors: Kaden Adrian

If given a choice, Kimball junior Kaden Adrian would choose to perform over just about anything else, and recently he was given that very option, with an exciting twist.

Adrian, and his trumpet, will travel this summer to Europe for 16 days of performances as an Ambassador of Music through Voyageurs International Ltd.

Chosen, with several other students, by Kimball band instructor Kristi Hiles-Smith, Adrian was the only Longhorn to jump on this opportunity.

"Mrs. Hiles-Smith chooses the students that are the best in the band," Adrian said. "She nominated several others, but I was the only one...